Listing 1721 -
Nov 13, 2009
Just 373 days after closing its doors for what most speculated would be the last time, the legendary Belmont Street Eatery Genoa will begin dinner service on December 1st. The building that housed...
Nov 12, 2009
The kitchen tucked into the International Culinary School of Portland is swollen—quiet. People are stacked on barstools, swirling their stemless glass of pinot noir to ease the tension. To-be...
Nov 10, 2009
I love to see familiar faces, but I also have my hideouts. Here are five places I love when I want to get away.
627 SW Washington St.
For urban getaways in your own city, you can’t do any...
Nov 6, 2009
My feet have tromped around on German pavement for a grand total of 56 hours, eight of which I remember clearly. The rest lingers as a beautiful haze of voluptuous, pigtailed barmaids, pretzels the...
Nov 4, 2009
Dear local restaurateurs,
Although I feel grateful to you for improving my quality of life and making me so happy so much of the time, sometimes I admit feeling estranged by your wacky high...
Nov 2, 2009
If you’re a Clyde Common regular customer or staffer, you likely haven’t seen owner Nate Tilden in months. That’s because Tilden has been busy growing a gnarly Grizzly Adams-caliber beard while...
Oct 29, 2009
Lisa Schroeder (chef/owner of Mother’s Bistro and Bar and Mama Mia Trattoria) has more than an oozing rectangle of lasagna on her plate. On top of running two Portland restaurants, she has just...
Oct 28, 2009
The central city’s first new urban square in decades was unveiled at a ribbon cutting ceremony last night. The meat between of a lopsided sandwich comprised of the diminutive brick-clad Guild...
Oct 26, 2009
The recently bankrupted Chicago Tribune identified the ten worst dining trends of the last ten years, and to my own surprise: I love most of them.
Here they are, and here’s how I feel about...
Oct 23, 2009
When Mike and I started working on the restaurant guide, we essentially had what felt like the equivalent of two weeks to eat thirty-seven hundred meals. Not that we’re complaining –...
Listing 1721 -